Afghanistan in the balance : counterinsurgency, comprehensive approach, and political order / edited by Hans-Georg Ehrhart, Sven Bernhard Gareis, and Charles Pentland

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Subjects: Counterinsurgency--Afghanistan
Internal security--Afghanistan
Nation-building--Afghanistan
Afghanistan--Politics and government--2001-
Afghanistan--Foreign relations
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Montreal ; Ithaca : [Published for the Centre for International and Defence Policy by] McGill-Queen's University Press, c2012
Series: Queen's policy studies
Queen's policy studies
LC Classification: D, DS
Physical Description: iv, 210 p. : ill., col. maps ; 23 cm
Additional Authors: Ehrhart, Hans-Georg, 1955-
Gareis, Sven
Pentland, Charles
Queen's University (Kingston, Ont.). Centre for International and Defence Policy
Notes: LCCN: 2012493130
ISBN: 9781553393535
ISBN: 1553393538
Contents: US/NATO counterinsurgency in Afghanistan : evaluating concepts and practices / Hans-Georg Ehrhart and Roland Kaestner -- With enough nails : Canadian COIN in Kandahar / Richard Roy -- The German approach to counterinsurgency : concepts and practice / Philipp Münch -- Peace-building and COIN in Afghanistan : the view of NGOs, what is really needed? / Citha D. Maass -- Nongovernmental aid organizations as force-multipliers? Limits of civil-military co-operation in Afghanistan / Robert Linder -- Why orthodox forms of security sector reform assistance are bound to fail in Afghanistan and other conflict-affected states / Mark Sedra -- EU contributions to security sector reform in Afghanistan : toward a comprehensive approach / Eva Gross -- Conclusive concept or catchword? On the pretence and practice of Germany's networked security'in Afghanistan / Sven Bernhard Gareis -- The challenges of Afghan development through trade / Julian Schofield, Jose Saramago, and Brent Gerchicoff -- Regional power play : Pakistan's foreign policy between India and Afghanistan / Christian Wagner -- Mind the neighbours! Central Asian interests and visions of Afghanistan / Diana Digol -- The graveyard of the liberal moment? Afghanistan and the future of liberal order-building / Tobias Bunde, Timo Noetzel, and Adrian Oroz
Includes bibliographical references
OCLC Number: 756268903
ISBN/ISSN: 9781553393535
1553393538